Obituaries

Evelyn J. Young

Evelyn J. Young, 84, of Fostoria, died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital, in Toledo. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Ida ‘Jane’ Peace

Ida “Jane” Peace, 58, of Fostoria, died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at Bridge Hospice Center in Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home.

Quincy Pullom

Funeral arrangements for Quincy Pullom, of Fostoria, are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Howard Kirian

Howard Kirian, 97, of Fostoria, died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital, in Fostoria. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home., Fostoria.

James A. Dryfuse

James A. Dryfuse, 78, of Flint, Michigan, died Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, at Genesys Regional Medical Center. James was born Jan. 17, 1939, in Tiffin, the son of the late Raymond and Madeline (Mangette) Dryfuse. He married Martha Hoppes Sept. 15, 1972. Surviving are wife, Martha; a son, ...

Tonya Lynn Haver-Aleshire

Tonya Lynn Haver-Aleshire, 49, of Port Clinton, passed away at 1:22 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. Tonya was born Feb. 11, 1968, in Columbus, to Bob (Dorothy) Haver of Clyde and Phyllis (Daniel) Kinn nee Fraley of Tiffin. She married Timothy Aleshire ...

Eugene H. ‘Gene’ Weber

Eugene H. “Gene” Weber, 90, of Findlay, passed away Friday morning, Jan. 5, 2018, at Bridge Care Center. He was born March 1, 1927, in Tiffin, to Milo W. and Helen G. (Danback) Weber. He married Joan M. Brown April 3, 1945, and she preceded him in death Feb. 14, 2006. Survivors include ...

Gloria Ruth Burroughs Weber

Gloria Ruth Burroughs Weber, 75, of Clyde, died at Eden Springs, Green Springs, Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. Gloria was born Jan. 27, 1942, in Fremont, to Donald E. Sr. and Barbara (Giebel) Burroughs. Survivors include her daughter, Rebecca (Roger) Balsizer of Clyde; three grandsons; and three ...

Avery Stock

Avery Stock, 2, of McCutchenville, died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Shawn Stock

Shawn Stock, 37, of McCutchenville, died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at Wyandot Memorial Hospital, Upper Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Rachel F. (Myers) Drouillard

Rachel F. (Myers) Drouillard, 83, of Findlay and formerly Tiffin, Mansfield and Carey, died at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at Fox Run Assisted Living, Findlay. She was born July 1, 1934, in Carey, to Harry and Marie (Pauly) Myers. She married Robert J. Drouillard Oct. 10, 1978, in ...

Betty (Cunningham) LeCrone

Betty (Cunningham) LeCrone, 85, of St. Louis, Missouri, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. Betty was the beloved wife of the late Jay A. LeCrone. Survivors include her three children, Annette (Pat) Kelly, Michelle (Tom) Wolford and Charles Le Crone; six grandchildren, Megan, ...

Richard ‘Dickie’ A. Runion

Richard “Dickie” A. Runion, 66, of Tiffin, passed away at 1:45 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at his residence. Richard was born Sept. 30, 1951, in Tiffin, to Richard L. and Joyce (Lofton) Runion. He married Linda S. (Platt) Feb. 8, 1970, in Tiffin, and she survives in Tiffin. Survivors ...

James Ray Wise

James Ray Wise, 76, of Tiffin, died at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital emergency room. He was born Aug. 20, 1941, in Tiffin, to Ray A. and Helen (Walton) Wise. He married Janet Fretz Jan. 20, 1962, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, and she ...

Alice A. Lang

Alice A. Lang, 82, formerly of Upper Sandusky, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at Fairhaven Health Care Community. She was born Aug. 18, 1935, in Wyandot County, to John Albert and Gertrude (Vent) Thiel. She married Wilber H. Lang Nov. 20, 1954, in Kirby, and he survives in Findlay. Also ...

Dorothy M. Tucker

Dorothy M. Tucker, of Los Angeles and formerly Fostoria, died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2017, after a long illness. She was born in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, to the late James and Cleo Christine (Fant) Tucker Sr. Survivors include her husband, Benjamin Blakely of Los Angeles; brother, ...

Jeffrey A. Russell

Jeffrey A. Russell, 62, of Fostoria, died Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. Arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Eugene H. ‘Gene’ Weber

Eugene H. “Gene” Weber, 90, of Findlay, died Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at Bridge Findlay Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin.

Mary Ellen Sielicki

Mary Ellen Sielicki, 65, a former Tiffin resident, died Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, at the University of Toledo Medical Center following complications from pneumonia. Mary Ellen was born Jan. 8, 1952, in Lafayette, to Bill and Mildred Martin, youngest of three sisters. Her marriage to Bruce ...

Donald E. Strausbaugh

Donald E. Strausbaugh, 65, resident of rural New Washington, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at his home. He was born Jan. 30, 1952, in Tiffin, to the late Robert and Esther (Clouse) Strausbaugh. He is survived by a daughter, Amy (Kevin) Eckstein of Pataskala; a son, Scott Strausbaugh ...